Photoelectric Sensors

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Technical Guide for Photoelectric Sensors

Basic information of photoelectric sensors available

Distance Sensor (BGS/TOF) Technical Guide

Distance Sensor (BGS/TOF) measure the distance by measuring time difference from emitting light to receiving the light reflected at object surface. There are two major method to measure the time difference as follows.

Visualize FA sensors with iQss!

Simplify sensor configuration and control through linked operation with Mitsubishi Electric FA equipment.

Food Packaging Process Solutions

OPTEX FA offers various factory automation sensors and vision sensors in the goal to improve quality, safety, and productivity in food packaging processes.

Roll-to-Roll Measurement and Inspection Solutions

We introduce the measurement and inspection solution in the roll to roll method manufacturing, using the resin sheet manufacturing process as an example.

Easy to understand! Video Introductions of Sensor Features

This page explains the various features of OPTEX FA products through easy-to-understand videos.
These videos make it easy to see the size of products as well as to learn more about the functions they offer.

Selected Examples of Laser Sensor-Based On-Site Improvements

Eliminate such problems with high-performance, high-accuracy laser sensors!
Browse industry-specific process improvement examples!

OPTEX FA TOF sensors

This is the introduction of the new product which has ultra compact housing and ability utilizing strength of TOF method.

Recommendation ! Featured Fiber Sensors

As a matter of fact, OPEX FA has the most number of fiber units line-up in the industry (by own research).
Utilize for selection of fiber units and sensors and also for designing of machines and equipment.

OPTEX FA Transparent Object Detection Sensor

OPTEX FA’s transparent object detection sensor has been widely adopted in various industries, including not only the food industry but also the automotive and semiconductor industries.
Those who use this sensor regularly praise the sensor’s stable and accurate detection capabilities.
Moreover, the sensor can detect any transparent object, making this transparent sensor lineup the best in the industry.

Introducing BGS (Distance Setting Type) Sensors from OPTEX FA

BGS stands for background suppression, and this type of reflective sensor operates on the principle of triangulation.

Environmental resistance

OPTEX-FA is developing products considering various environmental resistance including IEC standard and internal regulations.